In which Carrie is subjected to old family videos (VHS) and hears this song by America which she claims is part of her very soul…
Monthly Archives: December 2012
In which Carrie takes her prompt from Naomi Shihab Nye’s “The Art of Disappearing” to compose a poem…
The Art of Becoming a Cabbage
Plato’s student pushed:
I care about you.
Let me care.
And I became sauerkraut.
A Japanese-Filipino buried:
I’m worried about you;
I still care about you.
So I became kim chee.
A neo-guru therapized:
Take this psychology test;
It will help me understand you.
I was stewed in fishoil, onions.
That is the summary of my life as
A reading by the original poet inspirer find Nye’s The Art of Disappearing.